Trustworthy information on herbs and supplements

Todd Vandenbark

Are you or someone you know using or considering using herbal remedies or dietary supplements? Wondering if there is a reliable source of information on their effectiveness, usual dosage, and drug interactions? MedlinePlus recently released 100 new herb and supplement monographs in English and Spanish from Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database Consumer Version (NMCD). These monographs contain several exciting new features, such as extensive reference lists with many links to PubMed and a “Share” button that allows you to easily share the content with friends and family. Check it out!